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Full text of "The Ethnology Of Beda Badaga Jangam Caste In Andhra Pradesh"

a copy of this order.
With the directions as above, the Writ Petition is accordingly
allowed. But, in the circumstances without costs.
ANNEXURE-18
ILR1996 KAR 2672
HARINATHTILHARU
Kulkarni Geeta M.vs The State of Karnataka & Others*
A)     CONSTITUTION OF INDIA- Article 16(4) - petitioner
claiming reservation as Scheduled Caste being "Beda Jangama",
sub-caste of Veerashaivas and getting employment in bank- State
issuing circular disputing her claim - held, circular illegal and ul-
tra-vires Article 341 of the Constitution.
B)  CONSTITUTION OF INDIA - Article 341 - Parliament
alone has powers to amend the Constitution (SC/ST) Order, 1950
as amended by the Amendment Act, 1976 - State issuing circular
that "Beda Jangama" not belonging to SC, & prosecuting peti-
tioner for getting employment under SC certificate - held, pros-
ecution liable to be quashed.
CASES REFERRED                                                 AT PARAS
1. AIB 1936 Privy Council 253 - Nazeer Ahmed vs King Emperor       (Foil 9)
2. AIR 1964 SC 358 - State of U.R vs Singham Singh                         (do 9)
Sri Praveen Kumar Rajkote, Advocate for Petitioner,
Sri A-V.Sreenivasa Reddy, Addtional, G.A. for R-1 to 3,
Sri Ram Mohan Reddy, Advocate for R-4
ORDER
HariNathTilhariJ,
By this Petition under Articles 226 & 227 of the Constitution of
india, the Petitioner has prayed for issurance of a writ of mandamus or writ